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If not for the modern-day goods sold in the retail establishments, you might think Galena was frozen in time. The six-block Main Street boasts striking examples of various architectural styles, ranging from French Colonial to Greek Revival, and a whopping 85% of the town is a national historic district. General Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th U.S. President, lived here...
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    Visit Galena: Events

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    Historic Cemetery Walk
    June 13, 2015 - June 14, 2015
    Greenwood Cemetery
    Former residents of Galena will present their compelling stories in live theater format during the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical society's annual Cemetery...
    Great Galena Balloon Race
    June 19, 2015 - June 21, 2015
    Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa
    Don't miss this spectacular three day event. Over 20 hot air balloons, three races, night glow extravaganzas, a car show, live music, kid’s activities, a Friday...
    Corkless in Galena
    June 27, 2015 - June 27, 2015
    Galena River Bank
    A festival celebrating the wines of Northern Illinois and beyond! Time: 12 pm - 7 pm
    Market Square Art Festival
    August 8, 2015 - August 9, 2015
    Old Market House Lawn
    Juried art and fine crafts fair. Wide range of work, all original artwork made by area and regional artists. Live music by regional musicians. Times: Satu...
    Grant\
    August 21, 2015 - August 23, 2015
    Galena River Front
    A celebration marking the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and Grant's return to Galena. Stay tuned for more details on this once in a lifetime eve...
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